3 things to know about running a sustainable business

Maybe you’re a new start up, or perhaps you’ve been in business for a while now. You’ve heard time and again about this sustainability thing, and after some research, you’ve decided that this is the way you want to go with your business. Exciting! To get you off on the right foot, here are Rain […]

Every Freaking Day, Every Freaky Way

This week’s blog post comes from the Yellow Sticker Gal where she discusses sustainability, food waste and fashion. Her article features 3rd Rock Clothing – an organic, ethical, sustainable activewear brand perfect for Climbing & Yoga lovers. As a young adult I was a fussy eater, can’t cook won’t cook, meaning I would often spend […]

I’m dreaming of a Green Christmas…

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but Christmas is also one of the most wasteful. Did you know that Ireland will generate almost 90,000 tonnes of packaging waste this Christmas alone and we are still one of the largest per-capita users of plastics in the EU, surge in sustainable lifestyles aside. Its not […]

The Little Eco Lady

Hi there, My names Bobbie from Little Eco Lady (you can’t see me, but I’m waving). I have an eco page, where I share my eco journey and ideas I have along the way. I feel like it’s a constant journey of evolving, and that’s one of the things that I love about it. I […]

Be the Main Character in Your Life

Have you ever felt like a passenger in your own life? Putting everyones wants, needs and concerns ahead of your own. I know I have, particularly given the current health crisis and world climate. That’s where this campaign comes in, every Thursday for the next 6 months I will be bringing you blogs, podcasts and instagram content to provide you with the foundation to take back control in your life and be the main character in your life!

I Tried Going “Zero Waste” for a Week. Here’s What Happened

First off, you’re probably asking and rightly so….what the zero waste movement actually is? To be honest, I am still fumbling my way through trying to discover what it all means in practice. To put it very simply, at its core is a conscious effort to reduce your impact on the planet and prevent waste […]

Hello 2020

It’s that time of year again – Time to put another year to bed and start fresh with a renewed sense of energy……Right? It’s also the time of year where we are usually all most hopefully and make a number of resolutions/goals and try to stick to them for January at least. I mean if […]

Sustainability in the home this Christmas

How many of us have looked around  on Stephens Day and witnessed the post Christmas day carnage – piles of unwanted presents, mounting dishes, bins full of wrapping paper and fridges full of uneaten food and felt guilty? The average Irish person is said to spend €755.67 on Christmas gifts alone this year. This does […]

Lets talk about Sustainable Eating…

Sustainable diets have been defined as those “with low environmental impacts which contribute to food and nutrition security and to healthy life for present and future generations”. (FAO and Bioversity, 2012) The aim of a sustainable diet is to protect and respect biodiversity and ecosystems whilst also remaining accessible, nutritionally adequate and affordable. Most of […]

Living a more Sustainable Life

I am hugely passionate about everyone taking steps to reduce the impact they have on the environment. Climate Change is a serious now issue and I believe we all need to take steps in our own little way to combat it. National Geographic report that 91% of plastic worldwide isn’t recycled. Plastic has become an […]